The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

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Dynasty Auctions Company, LTD

Closed Auction
Apr 13, 2014 Asia/Hong_Kong

Dynasty Auctions Company, LTD The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Sunday Apr 13, 2014 12:00 Asia/Hong_Kong

Our current sale will be held on April 13, 2014 in Hong Kong. The sale features:

  • The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan
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Lot 2651 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2651 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, ½ sen brown, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, plate 3, complete sheet of 40, o.g., fresh, clean sheet, quite scarce; some minor internal separations, Very Fine. J.S.C.A. 9. Scott 9.
Estimate HK$ 4,000 - 6,000.

Lot 2652 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2652 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, ½ sen brown, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, bottom margin block of 4, each stamp cancelled by Kurashiki killers, a gorgeous block, fresh, Very Fine. J.S.C.A. 9. Scott 9.
Estimate HK$ 1,000 - 1,500.

Lot 2653 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2653 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, ½ sen brown, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, "Ki-Hansen" variety, plate 4, position 23, o.g., rare, Very Fine. J.S.C.A. 9v-4-23-m 420,000 yen (HK$ 32,560). Scott 9a.
Estimate HK$ 6,000 - 8,000.

Lot 2654 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2654 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, ½ sen brown, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, "Ki-Hansen" variety, Mihon specimen overprint, plate 4, position 23, o.g., fresh and well centered, rare! Very Fine; signed Tyler. J.S.C.A. 9v-4-23-m. Scott 9a.
Estimate HK$ 2,500 - 3,000.

Lot 2655 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2655 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 1 sen blue, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, plate 4, position 36, a splendid, neatly cancelled used example showing full, clean large hole MLL perforations, rare, Very Fine and choice. J.S.C.A. 10 var. Scott 10 var.
Estimate HK$ 2,500 - 3,000.

Lot 2656 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2656 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 1 sen blue, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, plate 3, position 32, showing large hole MLL perforation, a scarce perforation type, neatly cancelled, Very Fine. J.S.C.A. 10 var. Scott 10 var.
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.

Lot 2657 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2657 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 1 sen blue, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, plate 3, position 39, showing large hole MLL perforation, used, very scarce perforation type, F.-V.F. J.S.C.A. 10 var. Scott 10 var.
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.

Lot 2658 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2658 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 10 sen blue green, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, perf 12 x MLL, full, clean crackly o.g., a simply magnificent mint example with brilliant color and near perfect centering, showing full perforations as well, a Gem stamp, Extremely Fine. J.S.C.A. 12a. Scott 15.
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000.

Lot 2659 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2659 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 10 sen blue green, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, unused without gum, lovely color and beautifully centered, pretty stamp, Very Fine. J.S.C.A. 12a. Scott 15.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000.

Lot 2660 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2660 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 10 sen blue green, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, MLLX MLL perforation type, neatly cancelled, a superb quality used example, exceptionally fresh, showing full perforations which demonstrate this very rare perforation type; a showpiece! Extremely Fine and choice. J.S.C.A. 12a. Scott 15.
Estimate HK$ 10,000 - 15,000.

Lot 2661 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2661 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 20 sen lilac, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, unused without gum, fresh, a very attractive unused example, F.-V.F. J.S.C.A. 13a 90,000 yen (HK$ 6,980). Scott 17; $700 (HK$ 5,430).
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000.

Lot 2662 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2662 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 20 sen lilac, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, Mihon specimen overprint, full o.g., beautiful, vivid lilac shade, fresh, Extremely Fine. J.S.C.A. 13a. Scott 17.
Estimate HK$ 1,000 - 1,500.

Lot 2663 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2663 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 20 sen lilac, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, unused (no gum) and used examples, Fine to Very Fine. J.S.C.A. 13a 94,000 yen (HK$ 7,290). Scott 17; $1,125 (HK$ 8,720).
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.

Lot 2664 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2664 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 20 sen lilac, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, cancelled by attractive, segmented cork killer, a choice, well centered example with full, clean perforations, fresh, a beauty! Very Fine. J.S.C.A. 13a 34,000 yen (HK$ 2,640). Scott 17; $425 (HK$ 3,300).
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.

Lot 2665 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2665 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 20 sen lilac, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, a lovely used copy cancelled by syllabic numeral cancel, interesting transition perforations at right, Very Fine. J.S.C.A. 13a 34,000 yen (HK$ 2,640). Scott 17; $425 (HK$ 3,300).
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.

Lot 2666 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2666 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 20 sen lilac, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, full, neat c.d.s., a lovely, fresh and nicely centered example, Very Fine; signed Tyler. J.S.C.A. 13a 34,000 yen (HK$ 2,640). Scott 17; $425 (HK$ 3,300).
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.

Lot 2667 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2667 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 20 sen lilac, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, a splendid used example, cancelled by beautiful, segmented cork killer, excellent color and centering, Extremely Fine. J.S.C.A. 13a 34,000 yen (HK$ 2,640). Scott 17; $425 (HK$ 3,300).
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.

Lot 2668 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2668 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 20 sen violet, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, black dot specimen overprint, unused without gum (as usual), exceptionally fresh and well centered, scarce this nice, Extremely Fine. J.S.C.A. 13b. Scott 17a.
Estimate HK$ 1,000 - 1,500.

Lot 2669 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2669 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 20 sen violet, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, cancelled by full c.d.s. town cancel, an attractive example showing distinctive violet shade, Very Fine. J.S.C.A. 13b 40,000 yen (HK$ 3,100). Scott 17a; $425 (HK$ 3,300).
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.

Lot 2670 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2670 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 20 sen violet, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, a marvelous, beautifully centered used example, showing lovely, full petal cancel, Extremely Fine and choice. J.S.C.A. 13b 40,000 yen (HK$ 3,100). Scott 17a; $425 (HK$ 3,300).
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.

Lot 2671 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2671 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 30 sen gray, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, specimen, from the 1891 Official Government Book, cancelled by appropriate, brown Tokyo bota cancel, with o.g. (!), scarce, Very Fine. J.S.C.A. 14. Scott 18.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000.

Lot 2672 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2672 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 30 sen gray, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, black dot specimen, position 31 showing missing petal variety, o.g., Very Fine. J.S.C.A. 14. Scott 18.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000.

Lot 2673 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2673 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 30 sen gray, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, full, crackly o.g., a magnificent quality bottom margin single, offering true "Post Office" freshness along with being beautifully centered, Extremely Fine and choice. J.S.C.A. 14. Scott 18.
Estimate HK$ 5,000 - 6,000.

Lot 2674 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2674 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 30 sen gray, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, 2 nice used copies, one with neat double circle c.d.s. with transitional perfs at left (tiny thin), the second beautifully centered and sound, Very Fine pair. J.S.C.A. 14 160,000 yen (HK$ 12,400). Scott 18; $750 (HK$ 5,810).
Estimate HK$ 3,500 - 4,000.

Lot 2675 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps -   The Michael Ruggiero Collection of Japan

Lot #2675 - the michael ruggiero collection of japan 1872-1876 cherry blossom issues: single stamps

1872, Cherry Blossom, 30 sen gray, Matsuda printing, native wove paper, a very fresh copy cancelled centrally by small, segmented cork killer, F.-V.F.; signed Bloch. J.S.C.A. 14 80,000 yen (HK$ 6,200). Scott 18; $375 (HK$ 2,910).
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.

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